Taxes & Fees
The Fulton County Board of Tax Assessors is responsible for valuing all real and personal property within Fulton County, including property within the City of Johns Creek.
All property owners in Johns Creek pay property taxes to both the City of Johns Creek and Fulton County. Property owners receive one bill each year from the Fulton County Board of Assessors, which includes Johns Creek property taxes.
Johns Creek and Fulton County offer homestead exemptions for property owners in Johns Creek.
The Fulton County Board of Assessors can be reached at: 404-612-6440 or by mail at: Fulton Board of Assessors, Suite 1047B, 141 Pryor Street, SW Atlanta, GA 30303.
Fulton County's sales tax is seven percent, collected on all retail sales except food. This includes a four percent statewide sales tax, one percent MARTA tax, one percent education tax and a one percent local option tax.
Business Tax Certificate
All businesses and professional practitioners must register within 30 days of commencing business in the City and obtain a Business Tax Certificate. The amount of tax is based on the receipts, profitability, employees and an administrative fee, with renewal due by March 31 of each year.
The City levies excise taxes on alcohol sales and room rentals (hotel/motel sales), payable on or before the 15th of each month based on the previous month's receipts.